Explosive Stage will be once again the stronghold of the violent riffs. More than 30 hardcore, metal and punk bands from all over the world will perform at Exit Festival 2016. The explosive army seems to be getting stronger under the Rock @Exit banner!
To mark the 40th anniversary of the punk sound, Exolosive Stage will be reserved this year for some of the finest punk bands in the world! The cult American anti-establishment band Anti-Flag will be joined by Celtic-Australian spectacle The Rumjacks. The same stage will also perform the veterans of the Novi Sad scene Mitesers, Belgrade hardcore punks Vox Populi and Crna Gora-based punk rock band Punkreas.
Swedish harcore fury Raised Fist will lead the program with their sixth album “From The North” on the second evening of the Explosive Stage. Also, we will be greeted from one of the first Dutch crossover / metalcore bands Born From Pain as well as not so far Sarajevo-based post-traumatic hardcore band Flatline. Finally, the stage will explode with Kragujevac hardcore band Dishumanity, Belgrade street heroes Few Reasons Why, melodic hardcore punks First Flame from Novi Sad, Gloves Off from Banja Luka and Violent Chapter from Belgrade.
Goth doomers Paradise Lost will present their fourteenth studio effort entitled “The Plague Within” on the second evening, which will be complemented by the authentic Hungarian band Sear Bliss. Explosive Stage will also be joined by very unique melodic harcore mix of Tibia, German death metalheads Deathronation, Swiss melodeth metal band Xaon, Kragujevac legendary Dead Joker, Kikinda groove metallers Downstroy and Croatian speed metal band Stim.
Last night will be reserved for the inventors of the melodeth metal scene At The Gates and the worldwide metal/punk phenomenon Toxic Holocaust. The fierce show will also be provided by Negură Bunget, one of the most respected ex-Yu speed thrash metal bands Bombarder, Slovenian heavy metal band Estwind and Italian symphonic metal attraction Norhod. In the end, famous death metal band Amon Din along with the one of the most promising young metal bands in the domestic scene War Engine will demolish the fort completely!